Martin Sampson delivers Lantra and NPTC City & Guilds accredited courses, affiliated with established training providers and instructors nationwide.

Browse the portfolio of courses below Martin Sampson can instruct. Contact us to book your course now!

Lantra Instructor

Following Lantra’s ethos to inspire the next generation of learners, Martin Sampson became an accredited Lantra Instructor populating his portfolio of Lantra courses over the years.

Courses available:


  • Safe Operation of Pedestrian Mowers (all cutting mechanisms)
  • Safe Operation of Ride-On Mowers (all cutting mechanisms)
  • Safe Operation of Remote Controlled Mowers

Hand Held Machinery

  • Hand Held Hedge Trimmers
  • Brushcutters and Strimmers
  • Leaf Blowers
  • Trimmers Grass Cutting
  • Battery Powered Equipment


  • Tractor Driving (3 point leakage, PTO and Front Loader)
  • Tractor Driving (13 – 16 Years)

Basic Turf Maintenance Courses – associated with Pitchcare – Grounds Training

  • Bowls Green Maintenance
  • Initial Sports Line Marking
  • Synthetic Sports Surfaces Maintenance
  • Cricket Pitch Maintenance (Autumn & Winter)
  • Cricket Pitch Maintenance (Spring & Summer)
  • 2-Day Cricket Pitch Maintenance (Autumn & Winter)
  • 2-Day Cricket Pitch Maintenance (Spring & Summer)
  • Winter Sports Pitch Maintenance (Rugby & Football)

UKRS Approved

UK Rural Skills (UKRS) raising rural training standards.

Approved Training Provider & Instructor

  • Introduction Course to Line Marking Only available to Sampson Training Solutions customers

NPTC City & Guilds Instructor

NPTC City & Guilds courses are only instructed by quality and experienced industry professionals, that must have relevant industrial experience and hold the qualification they plan to instruct.

Courses available:

Safe Use of Pesticides

Available for Instructing and Assessing:

  • PA1 – Safe Use of Pesticides
  • PA2 – Ground Crop Sprayer Mounted or Trailed
  • PA02A – Ground Crop Sprayer Boom Type Hydraulic Nozzle or Rotary Atomiser Mounted or Trailed
  • PA6A – Operating Pedestrian Hand Held Applicators with Hydraulic Nozzles/Atomisers to Land
  • PA6AW – Operating Pedestrian Hand Held Applicators with Hydraulic Nozzles/Atomisers to or Near Water.
  • PA6PP – Installing Pesticide Plugs to Tree Stumps
  • PA6INJ – Operating Hand-Held Injection Equipment
  • PA6G – Operating Pedestrian Hand Held Applicators to Apply Pesticide Pellets or Granules to Land
  • PA6MC – Operating Other Hand-Held Applicators Requiring Minimal CalibrationAvailable for Instructing only:
  • PA4G – (Granular) – Operating Mounted or Trailed Granular Pesticide Applicators
  • PA4S – (Slugs) – Operating Mounted or Trailed Slug Pellet Applicators

Machinery – *ITA – Integrated Training & Assessment

  • Level 2 Award in the Safe Use of Pedestrian Controlled Mowers Rotary, Cylinder, Flail & Greens Machine with Interchangeable Cassettes (ITA)
  • Level 2 Award in the Safe Use of Ride-On Self Propelled Mowers Rotary, Cylinder & Flail (ITA)
  • Level 2 Award in the Safe Use of Brush-cutters & Trimmers (ITA)
  • Level 2 Award in the Safe Use of Hand Held Hedge Cutters (ITA)
  • Level 2 Award in Tractor Driving & Related Operations (Front Loader Optional) (ITA)
  • Level 2 Award in the Safe Use of Multi-Tool Equipment (ITA)

Contact Sampson Training Solutions on 07815 128 592 for further information on finding the right course for you.